How was your week? Ours was good. 8-) Let’s kick off with some announcements from the various Open Voice offices…
From the office of Open Voice
Open Voice shared its save the date and location: February 14th at Epicenter Amsterdam
a new innovation center near on the Amsterdam side of the zuid-as. A new location and a new and exciting partnership!
The theme will be Integrated Voice. We have a speaker slot open: Who is or knows anyone who is working on adding voice to devices. Think bikes, coffee machines, kitchen appliances, door locks etc. Let us know by replying to the newsletter.
From the office of Podcasts
This week we had Jan Köning
as a guest on the Voice-cast
, our podcast show wat BNR. He is co-founder Jovo.tech
the framework which enables you to create one Voice service that works as an Alexa Skill and a Google Action as well.
We discuss Microsoft not going for the number 1 spot in smart speakers. Spotify going for the in care presence and we review the Alexa word game Word mine. Best game we did ever!
From the office of Promotion
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Now on with the show!